HOW TO UTILIZE THE WOODEN ELEMENT TO DECORATE YOUR HOUSE AS PER FENG SHUI
According to the ancient philosophy of Feng Shui , each element exerts a different influence on space and the people who inhabit it. Each element, in turn, generates and is generated by another, as well as controlled and controlled by another, constantly moving in a cycle of creation and destruction that maintains balance and harmony.
The effect of the wood element is one of the most sought after, as it is used to reinforce personal growth and intuition , creativity, flexibility, abundance and expansion. Here we share some tips to implement the use of this element and get the most out of its benefits.
WHEN TO USE IT?
The energy of the element of Feng Shui wood will help you when you feel stuck or need an advance , when your vision or focus of the future seems unclear, when you want to encourage the energy of abundance or need to strengthen your health.
WHERE TO USE IT?
As a rule, the wood element exerts its power more effectively in the East, South and Southeast of the house, while it is better to avoid its presence in the center, the North and the West of it.
HOW TO USE?
There are different ways of expressing each element of Feng Shui. The three basic ones are: color, shape and some specific items . In addition to representing itself through wooden objects, this element also adheres to these three modes: with respect to color, it is symbolized mainly through green colors of different shades, and in a lesser sense through different colors. shades of purples and violets . The forms? better if they are rectangular and are placed in an upright position .
With regard to the specific items, in the case of the wood element we refer to cushions, fabrics and upholstery with designs of leaves or flowers, paintings with images of nature , statues and, of course, plants of all kinds . A wooden sculpture made by hand by a carpenter , for example, can significantly reinforce the presence of the element in problematic corners of the house.
AND WITH RESPECT TO PAINTING?
To stimulate the effect of wood within the cycles of Creation and Control of Feng Shui, you can resort to the use of color through painting. The ideal, however, is not to overdo it and not use it on more than one or two walls, and always in the right direction.
We already know that wood does not show up well in the North and the West, so we must avoid that the walls that face these directions carry the colors related to this element. To resort to the element wood through painting , we must consider the element in its two forms: the vigorous wood (represented with green tones) and the weak wood (represented with purples). The greens are special for adult bedrooms, living rooms, living rooms and, especially, in the kitchen. Of course, as long as you put it on the right wall and receive a lot of direct natural light. Purple, on the other hand, is better for rooms for children or teenagers, and in those rooms dedicated to study or work. The ideal is to avoid it in dining rooms and kitchens, and always illuminate it with abundant natural light.